Toronto city council has voted against naming a stadium after former mayor Rob Ford. Council voted 24-11 against renaming the stadium at Centennial Park after Ford, who died in March 2016 at the age of 46.
Thousands of people gathered to remember former Toronto mayor Rob Ford at his funeral in a downtown Toronto church on Wednesday. Ford died of cancer on March 22 at the age of 46. His 10-year-old daughter Stephanie spoke at his funeral, calling him 'the mayor of heaven'
Rob Ford lay in repose Monday at the city hall he dominated for years as mourners filed past his casket to pay their respects, the subdued mood on a dreary day a far cry from the wilder scenes that characterized his scandal-plagued mayoralty.
Rob Ford's death has left his followers despairing at the loss of a man they saw as a champion for the everyman, and experts say there's no clear heir to take up the mantle and lead so-called Ford Nation.